R v Secretary of State for Employment ex parte Equal Opportunities Commission [1994] IRLR 176 HL

Reports relating to this case:

  • Triumph for part-timers

    Date:
    1 March 1994

    In R v Secretary of State for Employment ex parte Equal Opportunities Commission (3 March 1994) EOR54A, the House of Lords rules that the minimum hours qualifying thresholds in respect of statutory unfair dismissal and redundancy payments rights are contrary to European Community law.